The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Tankard
  • Tankard
  • Possibly Philipp Jakob Schott , (pewter)
  • Hesse and Frankfurt, Germany
  • c. 1720 - 1730
  • Lead-glazed earthenware and pewter
  • Height: 18.4 cm
    Depth: 12.7 cm
  • Inscription: 'Wer ümb Christi Willen Mus Sterben der Soll das Himelreich Er Erben' 'He who must die for Christ's sake shall inherit the Kingdom of Heaven'
    Mark: Shield containing 'F' under 'PIS' over a date '169.' (the 9 uncertain and the last figure illegible) Pewter mark
  • C194
  • Armouries Corridor
Further Reading
  • Norman, A. V. B., Wallace Collection Catalogue of Ceramics I : Pottery, Maiolica, Faience, Stoneware, London: The Trustees of the Wallace Collection, 1976